Coretta Scott King Book Grant Standing Committee

About the Coretta Scott King Book Grant Standing Committee

Book Grant Standing Committee

  • Establish eligibility and selection criteria for the grant.
  • Develop the selection process and determine the recipients
  • Develop a publicity plan to promote the program and the recipients.
  • The Chair of the Committee shall provide a report to the Committee members at the Midwinter and Annual Conferences.
  • The Chair of the Committee shall transfer past records to the Committee Chair within 60 days after leaving office.

Committee Roster

Elisa Gall (Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Irene L. Briggs (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Regina S. Carter (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Jina DuVernay (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Shari Melisa Fesko (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Lauren Kratz (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Marguerite Worth Penick-Parks (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Laura Simeon (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Bina Williams (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Monica L. Chapman (Staff Liaison, February 1, 2019, to June 30, 2022)
Amber Hayes (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Briana Jarnagin (Staff Liaison, December 4, 2017, to June 30, 2020)

Displaying active committee roster as of 04/21/2019. Last retrieved on 04/21/2019. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

ALA Staff Liaison

ALA Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611
(800) 545-2433, ext. 4294
diversity@ala.org